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Campus-Wide New TA Orientation

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This mandatory Campus-Wide New Teaching Assistant (TA) Orientation is hosted by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching Excellence (CATE) in partnership with the Graduate College. This orientation is held each August, consists of asynchronous videos and resources and in-person workshops, and is designed to supplement departmental-based orientations and training for new graduate student teaching assistants.

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  • Learn about being a graduate TA at UIC and the resources available to support you in your role
  • Increase your knowledge of pedagogy and develop practical teaching skills you can use as a TA
  • Meet with other new and experienced TAs at UIC

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